Original 1874 issue published by Longmans, Green & Co. Two volumes set in brick red cloth with gilt decoration. Huge, heavy set 8 lbs. Huge Hardcover no DJ. First edition copy. Very good condition for their age; edges, corners, and covers of books show minor wear. No underlining; no highlighting; no internal markings except for former owner as stated and an additional gift inscription from 1989. Front and rear hinges of each volume are reinforced. Former owner "Ad usum P. O'Brien, O.S.A." i.e "for the use of P. O'Brien, Order of St. Augustine." on the ffep of each volume. In peacock blue ink on the ffep of each volume "Gwyneth from mum, Xmas '89". Turnbull & Spears also published this two volume set in 1874 according to The World Catalog. Stored in sealed plastic protection. In the event of a problem we guarantee full refund. 1873. Huge Hardcover no DJ. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: History of Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, ...
Publisher: Longmans Green & Co.
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Longmans Green & Co., 1873. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Good. 2 Volume Set. Used, may have wear and markings but is still in solid reading condition. Foxing, age-toning and some soiling throughout. binding on both volumes are cracked, back strip is worn and nearly detached. still in solid reading condition. Pasadena's finest new and used bookstore. Seller Inventory # mon0000281649
Book Description Longmans Green & Co., London, 1873. Hardcover. Condition: Good. First Thus. Volume II Publisher is Turnbull & Spears, Edinburgh. Dark blue leather boards with brown rectangle and gilt coat of arms on front, gilt on spines which are slightly sun-faded. Decorative pink/gilt endpapers with previous owner's Ex Libris bookplate. Frontispieces. Both volumes have some wear at corners, hinges and head/tail of spine, however overall condition very good considering their age. 349 and 248 pp. Tight bindings, clean text. Seller Inventory # 001080